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(PRESS RELEASE) Immigrant Workers and the State’s Healthcare System

By Rebekah Schhroeder, November 29, 2023 The Garden State Immigration Policy Institute, an ongoing collaboration between the NJBIA and the New Jersey Business Immigration Coalition, measures the impact of immigrant labor on the state’s healthcare industry with “Exploring the Vital Role of Immigrants in the New Jersey Health Care Sector,” a free webinar on Tuesday, […]

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(PRESS RELEASE) New Jersey Immigrant Entrepreneurs Honored for Making a Difference

Edison, NJ (July 5, 2023) — The NJ Business Immigration Coalition honored first-generation business leaders at the 10th Annual New Jersey Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards last week for their contributions to business, innovation, nonprofit work, and supporting the state’s economic growth. The winners of the Immigrant Entrepreneur of the Year Award are Alex Martinez and Paula […]

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(PRESS RELEASE) Announcing upcoming program on “International Students and Scholars: Powerful Stimulus for New Jersey’s Economy”

March 20, 2023 — The Garden State Immigration Policy Institute, a joint project of the NJ Business Immigration Coalition and the NJ Business and Industry Association, will be sponsoring a special program on May 11 entitled, “International Students and Scholars: Powerful Stimulus for a Dynamic Economy.” The program will discuss the economic benefits of the international […]

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(PRESS RELEASE) NJ Business Immigration Coalition Honors Immigrant Entrepreneurs Making a Difference in New Jersey

Trenton, NJ (Sept. 13, 2022) – The NJ Business Immigration Coalition will honor the winners of the 9thAnnual New Jersey Immigrant Entrepreneurs awards at the HOLA Expo and Conference of the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce on September 21 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Maritime Parc in Liberty State Park, Jersey City. As New […]

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(PRESS RELEASE) New Jersey Nursery and Landscape Industry Struggles with Worker Shortages

Legal but temporary immigrant workers, sometimes called “guest workers,” have become an important component of the nation’s immigration system. A recent report found that their numbers have grown from roughly 300,000 in 1990 to more than 1.4 million in 2017, and are grouped into 36 different legal classifications — one of which is the H-2B […]

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(PRESS RELEASE) NJBIC Announces 8th Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

NJ Business Immigration Coalition Announces 8th Annual NJ Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards Date: August 11, 2020 Plainsboro, NJ – The NJ Business Immigration Coalition is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the 8th Annual New Jersey Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards. The Awards will be presented in October at an on-line event hosted by the New Jersey […]

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